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by Nathan Egan
on February 17, 2011

Freesource hires more LinkedIn talent

For Immediate Press Release:

Freesource, the social media consulting and training company founded by former LinkedIn employees announces its acquisition of LinkedIn’s global customer service and training leader, Travis Heppner.

Travis’s experience, track record and talent are nothing short of a perfect fit for Freesource. Prior to LinkedIn Travis worked in customer solutions for internet giant PayPal and project management services for ACI Worldwide and West Corporation. At LinkedIn Travis led LinkedIn’s “LinkedIn 101” training webinars and directly supported the global member base of 100+ million professionals.

At Freesource, Travis will be working as a social media consultant, managing strategy implementation and support for some of the world’s biggest brands including AARP, KPMG, Starwood Capital Group, and many others. In addition to his client facing work, Travis will serve in a leadership role across the company’s support systems and client project management.

According to Patrick Baynes, Freesource Co-founder and also a former LinkedIn Customer Service Trainer: “We couldn’t be more excited to get Travis on board. Travis has exactly what Freesource needs to continue to grow and deliver the results our customers expect.”

For more on Travis visit his LinkedIn profile.

About Freesource: Freesource is the global leader in B2B social media information services. Freesource provides strategic management consulting and implementation for clients across the world. For more information, please visit our website.